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Divorce is not uncommon in today’s society. Almost 50% of marriages in the U.S. end in divorce. As if the trauma of a divorce isn’t enough, getting a divorce (or even being separated) could severely impact your green card process and immigration attempts to the U.S. Have you considered the fact that your divorce could […]

A bill has been introduced recently by a bipartisan group of senators, one that could have some amazing benefits for nurses and doctors. Since there are so many exceptional doctors from different countries, it’s essential to have ways of offering them multiple benefits, particularly if they want to come to the United States. So, what […]

Green cards last anywhere between two and ten years, and upon expiration, you are required to either apply for a renewal or leave the country. But there are instances which can shatter your chances of renewing a green card even if you meet all other criteria. Think of it like being put on a blacklist. […]

The green card process in America is complex, to say the least. To make things worse, nonimmigrant workers often get shackled with certain guidelines that they must meet. AC21 brought simplicity to the complex world of the United States green card quota system. In this article, we’ll explain what AC21 is and what it means […]

There have been many changes, suspensions, and extensions at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The USCIS has had to close its physical offices to implement social distancing, and, as a result, the USCIS now has quite a hefty backlog in its processing. The extensions and delays aren’t […]

On the 18th of March, USCIS closed all of its offices from person-to-person contact in an attempt to reduce the spread of the new coronavirus. This suspension of these services involved the complete canceling of applicant interviews that were scheduled previously. That being said, unofficially, there has been word that USCIS has begun waiving face-to-face […]

The current coronavirus pandemic has affected almost all activities and processes around the world. Nothing seems to be immune to it. In the United States, many states have restricted travel and immigration. The USCIS has limited its operations, and most processing work is on hold. The latest addition to the list is the 2021 Diversity […]

General elections are coming up on November 3, 2020. Many permanent residents have dreamed of being able to vote as citizens in the country they’ve made their home. Unfortunately, as with many other things, COVID-19 has disrupted this dream with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) suspending oath ceremonies and naturalization interviews. Thousands […]

Millions of people apply for green cards year after year, even if the process is a very long one. Back in 2017, over 22.4 million people applied to the U.S. visa program responsible for providing lawful permanent residence. But because it’s such a complex and lengthy process, many choose to seek a National Interest Waiver […]

If you are applying for your green card renewal or you’ve lost your green card, and you need a new one, you’ve probably faced the Form I-90. You also probably noticed the Form I-90 asks for your Class of Admission. Chances are you’re not sure exactly what your Class of Admission is since it isn’t […]